Sunday, 21 April 2019 | 19:16 WIB

PPP Targets Top Three Position in the 2019 Legislative Elections

Arsul Sani, Secretary General of PPP (kabarin)

JAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM - The United Development Party (PPP) has registered to the Indonesian Election Commission, in Jakarta on Saturday (14/10/2017). The political party targets being in the top three in the 2019 Legislative Election.

"We are grateful this afternoon to register as political party candidate for the election, our target is to enter the top three in Legislative Election," said PPP Secretary General Arsul Sani after registering at the Indonesian General Elections Commission (KPU) in Jakarta on Saturday (14/10/2017).

Arsul added that PPP had submitted all required documents to participate in the 2019 legislative elections. PPP hopes to get better results than the previous elections.

"Our target is top three, or at least top five,” he said.

Meanwhile, in relation to internal dualism in PPP, Arsul believes that the eligible entity representing PPP register to the KPU is the board who pocketed the Minister of Law and Human Rights Decree under the leadership of Romahurmuziy.

The party respects if there are other parties who are acting on behalf of DPP PPP, but he believes in addition to PPP under the stewardship Romahurmuziy, juridically the registration will not be processed by KPU.

"Currently PPP who has the Minister of Law and Human Rights Letter is PPP under the management of Romahurmuziy.During the SK has not changed which has the legitimacy of PPP is the DPP led by Romahurmuziy," he said.

Meanwhile, related to the dualism of political parties, KPU Commissioner Hasyim Asyari said that his party is only based on the stewardship according to the Minister of Law and Human Rights Letter.